TSX slips, Nov. 20-26

Source: Daily News | 2015-11-27
Canadian equities ended the Nov. 20–26 trading period in red. The S&P/TSX Composite Index fell 0.4% to 13,425.19. The S&P/TSX Global Mining Index lost 2.2% to finish at 45.12 and the S&P/TSX Capped Diversified Metals &...

Site Visit: Trevali nears full production at Caribou mine

Source: Daily News | 2015-11-26
BATHURST, N.B.— Trevali Mining (TSX:TV; OTCQX:TREVF) is nearing commercial production at its past-producing Caribou zinc-lead-silver mine in New Brunswick, ahead of the expected uptick in zinc and lead prices, helped by looming mine...

Teck cuts jobs, dividend 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-25
Diversified miner Teck Resources (TSX: TCK.B; NYSE: TCK) is slashing jobs and lowering its dividend to protect its liquidity amid the commodity price collapse.

Rio Tinto joins Reservoir at Timok complex in Serbia 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-25
For any junior to entice a major to earn into an exploration project is impressive. To repeat that success with a different major on a separate set of concessions, and at a dismal time in the markets, is striking. Reservoir Minerals (TSXV: RMC;...

Editorial: Copper, iron, oil, gold prices all head south 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-18
Miners across the globe gritted their teeth in mid-November as commodity prices slumped further, continuing a decline that began more than a month ago.

Dynacor finds porphyry at Tumipampa in Peru 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-18
Dynacor Gold Mines (TSX: DNG; US-OTC: DNGDF) has discovered a 1.7 km long copper porphyry at its Tumipampa project in the Peruvian Andes that it says could be one of the feeder systems for the gold and copper it has found on the property, 500...

TSX hit by low commodity prices, Nov. 6-12 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-18
Canada’s benchmark index posted a triple-digit loss on the back of lower crude and metal prices. The S&P/TSX Composite Index fell 3%, or 431.6 points to 13,127.18 — its lowest level in over six weeks. The S&P/TSX Capped...

Reservoir Minerals teams up with Rio Tinto

Source: Daily News | 2015-11-13
For a junior company to entice a major to earn-into an exploration project is impressive. To repeat that success with a different major on a separate set of concessions, and, at a dismal time in commodity markets, is nothing short of amazing....

Miners weigh in on green energy  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-04
Technologies in renewable energy sources such as wind, solar, hydroelectricity and bioenergy are improving, making them cheaper and attractive. However, lower commodity prices and tighter margins are among the barriers miners face when adopting...

Another wave of red across Freeport's quarterly results 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-04
VANCOUVER — Heavily weighted in the copper and energy business, mining giant Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE: FCX) is enduring the worst of the commodity rout, with big losses announced in its third-quarter fiscal results.